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Test No. 2300

Australia tour of South Africa 2018

2017-18 season
South Africa vs Australia - 3rd Test
22-25 March, 2018 (5-day match)

South Africa led the 4-match series 2-1

Venue : Newlands, Cape Town
Toss : South Africa won the toss and elected to bat first
Result : South Africa won by 322 runs


South Africa 1st Innings
4s 
6s
SR 
»
Dean Elgar Not Out
141 
284 
20 
1
49.65 
»
Aiden Markram c Smith b Hazlewood
11 
0
0.00 
»
Hashim Amla c Cummins b Hazlewood
31 
87 
0
35.63 
»
AB de Villiers c Warner b Cummins
64 
95 
10 
0
67.37 
»
Faf du Plessis c Smith b Cummins
14 
0
35.71 
»
Temba Bavuma c Smith b Cummins
12 
0
8.33 
»
Quinton de Kock c Paine b Cummins
11 
0
27.27 
»
Vernon Philander c Paine b MR Marsh
23 
0
34.78 
»
Keshav Maharaj c Bancroft b Starc
0
42.86 
»
Kagiso Rabada c Smith b Lyon
22 
42 
0
52.38 
»
Morne Morkel c Smith b Lyon
0
100.00 
Extras B 13, LB 11, W 2, N 3
29
Total : (all out in 97.5 overs)
311
RR : 3.18

Fall of wickets : 1-6 (AK Markram, 3.5 ov), 2-92 (HM Amla, 32.4 ov), 3-220 (AB de Villiers, 62.5 ov), 4-234 (F du Plessis, 66.6 ov), 5-236 (T Bavuma, 70.3 ov), 6-242 (Q de Kock, 74.6 ov), 7-254 (VD Philander, 82.3 ov), 8-257 (KA Maharaj, 83.5 ov), 9-307 (K Rabada, 97.1 ov), 10-311 (M Morkel, 97.5 ov)

Bowlers
O
M
R
W
RPO
NB
Wd
 
»
Mitchell Starc
21
81 
1
3.86
2
0
»
Josh Hazlewood
23
59 
2
2.57
0
0
»
Nathan Lyon
19
.5
43 
2
2.17
0
0
»
Pat Cummins
26
78 
4
3.00
0
1
»
Mitchell Marsh
7
26 
1
3.71
1
1
»
Steven Smith
1
0
0.00
0
0

Australia 1st Innings
4s 
6s
SR 
»
Cameron Bancroft lbw b Philander
77 
103 
14 
0
74.76 
»
David Warner b Rabada
30 
14 
1
214.29 
»
Usman Khawaja c Rabada b Morkel
22 
0
22.73 
»
Steven Smith c Elgar b Morkel
18 
0
27.78 
»
Shaun Marsh c de Kock b Morkel
26 
63 
0
41.27 
»
Mitchell Marsh c de Kock b Philander
22 
0
22.73 
»
Tim Paine Not Out
34 
84 
0
40.48 
»
Pat Cummins c de Villiers b Rabada
40 
0
10.00 
»
Mitchell Starc c de Villiers b Rabada
0
40.00 
»
Nathan Lyon c Elgar b Morkel
47 
38 
0
123.68 
»
Josh Hazlewood c Amla b Rabada
10 
14 
0
71.43 
Extras B 1, LB 5, N 4
10
Total : (all out in 69.5 overs)
255
RR : 3.65

Fall of wickets : 1-43 (DA Warner, 5.2 ov), 2-61 (UT Khawaja, 10.3 ov), 3-72 (SPD Smith, 14.4 ov), 4-150 (SE Marsh, 34.3 ov), 5-150 (CT Bancroft, 37.4 ov), 6-156 (MR Marsh, 41.1 ov), 7-173 (PJ Cummins, 50.3 ov), 8-175 (MA Starc, 52.2 ov), 9-241 (NM Lyon, 64.1 ov), 10-255 (JR Hazlewood, 69.5 ov)

Bowlers
O
M
R
W
RPO
NB
Wd
 
»
Vernon Philander
15
26 
2
1.73
1
0
»
Kagiso Rabada
20
.5
91 
4
4.37
3
0
»
Morne Morkel
21
87 
4
4.14
0
0
»
Keshav Maharaj
12
35 
0
2.92
0
0
»
Temba Bavuma
1
10 
0
10.00
0
0

South Africa 2nd Innings
4s 
6s
SR 
»
Aiden Markram c Cummins b Starc
84 
145 
10 
2
57.93 
»
Dean Elgar c Smith b Cummins
14 
23 
0
60.87 
»
Hashim Amla c Bancroft b Cummins
31 
80 
0
38.75 
»
AB de Villiers c SE Marsh b Hazlewood
63 
136 
1
46.32 
»
Faf du Plessis lbw b Lyon
20 
44 
0
45.45 
»
Temba Bavuma c sub b Hazlewood
0
125.00 
»
Quinton de Kock c Paine b Cummins
65 
97 
1
67.01 
»
Vernon Philander Not Out
52 
79 
1
65.82 
»
Kagiso Rabada st Paine b Lyon
20 
46 
0
43.48 
»
Keshav Maharaj c Cummins b Lyon
14 
0
35.71 
»
Morne Morkel c Khawaja b Hazlewood
1
85.71 
Extras B 4, LB 1, W 1, N 2
8
Total : (all out in 112.2 overs)
373
RR : 3.32

Fall of wickets : 1-28 (D Elgar, 9.1 ov), 2-104 (HM Amla, 33.5 ov), 3-151 (AK Markram, 47.4 ov), 4-196 (F du Plessis, 60.2 ov), 5-201 (T Bavuma, 61.1 ov), 6-269 (AB de Villiers, 82.6 ov), 7-324 (Q de Kock, 94.1 ov), 8-354 (K Rabada, 105.4 ov), 9-362 (KA Maharaj, 109.6 ov), 10-373 (M Morkel, 112.2 ov)

Bowlers
O
M
R
W
RPO
NB
Wd
 
»
Mitchell Starc
23
98 
1
4.26
1
0
»
Josh Hazlewood
25
.2
69 
3
2.72
0
0
»
Pat Cummins
27
67 
3
2.48
0
2
»
Nathan Lyon
31
102 
3
3.29
0
0
»
Steven Smith
1
0
6.00
0
0
»
Mitchell Marsh
5
26 
0
5.20
0
0

Australia 2nd Innings
(Target: 430 runs)
4s 
6s
SR 
»
Cameron Bancroft run out
26 
64 
0
40.63 
»
David Warner c de Villiers b Rabada
32 
67 
0
47.76 
»
Usman Khawaja c de Villiers b Maharaj
0
11.11 
»
Steven Smith c Elgar b Morkel
21 
1
33.33 
»
Shaun Marsh c Markram b Maharaj
0
0.00 
»
Mitchell Marsh c de Villiers b Morkel
16 
28 
0
57.14 
»
Tim Paine Not Out
27 
0
33.33 
»
Pat Cummins c Elgar b Morkel
0
0.00 
»
Mitchell Starc c Markram b Morkel
14 
0
50.00 
»
Nathan Lyon run out
0
»
Josh Hazlewood c Philander b Morkel
0
83.33 
Extras B 4
4
Total : (all out in 39.4 overs)
107
RR : 2.70

Fall of wickets : 1-57 (CT Bancroft, 20.1 ov), 2-59 (DA Warner, 23.1 ov), 3-59 (UT Khawaja, 24.1 ov), 4-59 (SE Marsh, 24.2 ov), 5-75 (SPD Smith, 29.3 ov), 6-86 (MR Marsh, 33.1 ov), 7-86 (PJ Cummins, 33.2 ov), 8-94 (MA Starc, 35.6 ov), 9-94 (NM Lyon, 36.5 ov), 10-107 (JR Hazlewood, 39.4 ov)

Bowlers
O
M
R
W
RPO
NB
Wd
 
»
Kagiso Rabada
12
31 
1
2.58
0
0
»
Vernon Philander
6
17 
0
2.83
0
0
»
Morne Morkel
9
.4
23 
5
2.38
0
0
»
Keshav Maharaj
12
32 
2
2.67
0
0

Match details
Man of the Match: Morne Morkel (South Africa)
Umpires : Richard Illingworth (England) and Nigel Llong (England)
Third Umpire: Ian Gould (England)
Referee : Andy Pycroft (Zimbabwe)
Reserve Umpire: Allahudien Paleker (South Africa)
Close of Play
Day 1 : 22 Mar - South Africa 1st innings 266/8 (D Elgar 121*, K Rabada 6*, 87 ov)
Day 2 : 23 Mar - Australia 1st innings 245/9 (TD Paine 33*, JR Hazlewood 1*, 67 ov)
Day 3 : 24 Mar - South Africa 2nd innings 238/5 (AB de Villiers 51*, Q de Kock 29*, 72 ov)
Day 4 : 25 Mar - Australia 2nd innings 107 (TD Paine 9*, 39.4 ov) - end of match
Teams:
South Africa AB de Villiers, AK Markram, D Elgar, F du Plessis (Capt.), HM Amla, K Rabada, KA Maharaj, M Morkel, Q de Kock (wk), T Bavuma, VD Philander
Australia CT Bancroft, DA Warner, JR Hazlewood, MR Marsh, MA Starc, NM Lyon, PJ Cummins, SE Marsh, SPD Smith (Capt.), TD Paine (wk), UT Khawaja
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